Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Architect
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 43 55
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 59 30 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.50% 4.98% 4.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.64% 5.15% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 73 22 53
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £65,000 £68,507 £51,459
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.12% +33.13% -
10th Percentile £59,000 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,250 £80,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £65,000 £67,000 £51,459
% change year-on-year -2.99% +30.20% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 1,047 582 924
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.58% 96.68% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 871 481 800
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £60,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,906
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.07% +8.30%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Salary trend for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 43 (72.88%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.93%) Git (software)
3 29 (49.15%) Mentoring
4 27 (45.76%) SQL
4 27 (45.76%) Java
5 26 (44.07%) C++
6 25 (42.37%) HTML
7 24 (40.68%) Web Services
7 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
7 24 (40.68%) Manufacturing
7 24 (40.68%) Migration
7 24 (40.68%) Degree
7 24 (40.68%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (38.98%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (38.98%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (38.98%) AngularJS
8 23 (38.98%) MVC
8 23 (38.98%) SOA
8 23 (38.98%) XSLT
8 23 (38.98%) C#
8 23 (38.98%) T-SQL
9 14 (23.73%) Presales
10 13 (22.03%) DevOps
11 12 (20.34%) Ansible
11 12 (20.34%) Analytics
11 12 (20.34%) Jenkins
11 12 (20.34%) PaaS
12 10 (16.95%) Puppet
12 10 (16.95%) IaaS
13 9 (15.25%) Coaching

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.39%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) PaaS
2 10 (16.95%) IaaS
3 7 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.08%) Office 365
5 2 (3.39%) G Suite
5 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.39%) SaaS
6 1 (1.69%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) Firewall
1 6 (10.17%) Network Security
1 6 (10.17%) Wireless
2 4 (6.78%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (6.78%) LAN
2 4 (6.78%) SAN
2 4 (6.78%) WAN
3 2 (3.39%) DNS
3 2 (3.39%) NAS
3 2 (3.39%) VSAN
3 2 (3.39%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.08%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.39%) MariaDB
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 33 (55.93%) Git (software)
2 23 (38.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (20.34%) Jenkins
4 8 (13.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (13.56%) TeamCity
5 4 (6.78%) Maven
5 4 (6.78%) Selenium
6 2 (3.39%) Ant
6 2 (3.39%) Artifactory
6 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.39%) Gatling
6 2 (3.39%) GitLab
6 2 (3.39%) NeoLoad
7 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (40.68%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Law
4 1 (1.69%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (42.37%) HTML
2 24 (40.68%) Web Services
3 23 (38.98%) AngularJS
3 23 (38.98%) XSLT
4 2 (3.39%) .NET
4 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.39%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.69%) J2EE
5 1 (1.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
1 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (72.88%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (49.15%) Mentoring
3 24 (40.68%) Migration
3 24 (40.68%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (38.98%) MVC
4 23 (38.98%) SOA
5 14 (23.73%) Presales
6 13 (22.03%) DevOps
7 12 (20.34%) Analytics
8 9 (15.25%) Coaching
9 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
9 8 (13.56%) Data Analytics
10 6 (10.17%) IT Strategy
11 5 (8.47%) TOGAF
12 4 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (5.08%) API Design
13 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (5.08%) SDLC
13 3 (5.08%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) Java
1 27 (45.76%) SQL
2 26 (44.07%) C++
3 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
4 23 (38.98%) C#
4 23 (38.98%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.08%) C
6 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (40.68%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) CCDP
2 4 (6.78%) CCNP
2 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Docker
1 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) XenApp
3 2 (3.39%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Ansible
2 10 (16.95%) Puppet
3 8 (13.56%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.78%) Kubernetes
5 3 (5.08%) Consul
5 3 (5.08%) SCCM
6 2 (3.39%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.39%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (3.39%) Grafana
6 2 (3.39%) Kibana
6 2 (3.39%) logstash
6 2 (3.39%) Mesos
6 2 (3.39%) Rancher
6 2 (3.39%) SCOM
6 2 (3.39%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (3.39%) Terraform
6 2 (3.39%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.39%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.69%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Cisco
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
1 6 (10.17%) VMware
2 4 (6.78%) Google
3 3 (5.08%) Citrix
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle
4 2 (3.39%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.39%) Dynatrace
4 2 (3.39%) Juniper
4 2 (3.39%) Nokia
4 2 (3.39%) Riverbed
4 2 (3.39%) Veritas
5 1 (1.69%) Lagan
5 1 (1.69%) Northgate